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Cardiologist Youngstown OH

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Larry Aaron Woods, DO
(216) 480-2277
PO Box 1790
Youngstown, OH
Specialties
Cardiology, Critical Care Medicine-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 1974

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Dr.Walter Paladino
(330) 744-2883
540 Parmalee Ave # 200
Youngstown, OH
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ
Year of Graduation: 1977
Speciality
Cardiologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Chakri Yarlagadda
(330) 747-6446
1001 Belmont Ave
Youngstown, OH
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease

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David A Hoffman, DO
(216) 743-3644
1220 Belmont Ave
Youngstown, OH
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 1974

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Suzanne R Lutton, MD
(330) 744-3278
1325 5th Ave
Youngstown, OH
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1990

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Wahoub M Hout
(330) 747-6446
1001 Belmont Ave
Youngstown, OH
Specialty
Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Walter Paul Paladino
(330) 744-2883
540 Parmalee Ave
Youngstown, OH
Specialty
Cardiology

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Atef Sobhi Labib, MD
(330) 747-6446
1001 Belmont Ave
Youngstown, OH
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cairo, Fac Of Med, Cairo, Egypt (330-02 Prior 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1970

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Larry A Woods
(330) 480-2277
1044 Belmont Ave
Youngstown, OH
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease

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Chakri Yarlagadda, MD
(330) 747-6446
1001 Belmont Ave
Youngstown, OH
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: M.P. Shah Med Coll, Saurashtra Univ, Jam
Graduation Year: 1991

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Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

In restrictive cardiomyopathy, the heart resists filling with blood. Hence the amount of blood pumped out by the heart is not sufficient to meet the body's increased need for the energy and nutrients when the person is exercising. But the heart will be able to provide adequate blood when the person is resting. 

Restrictive cardiomyopathy is the least common form of cardiomyopathy. It has several similarities  with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Causes of Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

Cause is usually not known.

1. The heart muscle is gradually replaced by scar tissue.

2. The heart muscle is infiltrated by abnormal material, such as white blood cells.

3. Amyloidosis

4. Sarcoidosis

5. Hemochromatosis- When the body contains excessive amount of iron, it may accumulate in the heart muscle, as in iron overload.

6. A tumor invading the heart tissue.

Symptoms of Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

  • Shortness of breath

  • Tissue swelling (edema)

  • Abnormal heart rhythms

  • Palpitations

  • Heat failure

  • Chest pain and fainting - These are less likely than in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

    Diagnosis

    Restrictive cardiomyopathy is often one of the suspected causes of heart failure. 
    The diagnosis of restrictive cardiomyopathy is based largely on a physical examination, an electrocardiogram (ECG), and an echocardiogram.

    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is sometimes used to provide information about the structure of the heart.

    Catheterization of the heart is required to arrive at a precise diagnosis.

    Prognosis

    About 70 percent of people with restrictive cardiomyopathy die within 5 years of when symptoms begin.

    Treatment

    No satisfactory therapy is available.

    Diuretics may actually worsen the condition instead of improving it.

    Drugs normally used in heart failure to reduce the heart's workload may actually reduce the blood pre...

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